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cyberkni
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2000 Toyota Celica

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Nov 24, 10:50pm - #335130 
Blue Lit Gauges

Has anyone tried using a blue film to change the color of the LCD screen on the gauges console?

I was thinking about buying the s7 gauges and then trying to do something with blue film to make the LCD screen match the gauges.

Any ideas?

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DisGqBoi
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2003 Carbon Blue Toyota Celica GT
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2003 Toyota Celica GT

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Hilton Head, SC
Nov 24, 11:15pm - #335131 
you should try changing the led's. http://www.rjautoworks.com has different color oem style gauges. they are a little slow at shipping. it took a month to get mine, but it is worth the wait.

here are some of the kits installed
black/white gauges with white led's

silver/black with blue led's

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fonz182
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Nov 25, 2:00am - #335132 
just sodder them i dont think film would work. the orange light may clash with the blue and it will turn out all dark and brown

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Barrett
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2003 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
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Nov 25, 7:19am - #335133 
trust me its worth going to the extra trouble of soldering new LED's, here's my gauge cluster with S7 and the LED convertion

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cyberkni
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Nov 25, 9:17am - #335134 
I'm just worried about screwing up the job and needing to buy a new cluster. Is it true that the mileage is stored on the cluster as well? sO I would have to deal with that too if I fried the board.

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fonz182
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Nov 25, 1:53pm - #335135 
you cant screw up the mileage i dont think. the sodering is not hard

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dansgts
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Nov 26, 3:20pm - #335136 
If you want to change the color go here http://teamcelica.com/store/leds/ There prety fast at shipping out things and i've seen people whove done it, and it looks great.

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midblucel
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glen burnie,maryland
Nov 26, 3:23pm - #335137 
were do you get those blue tach and sppedometer thingy thats soo hot i want that in my car but is it easy to install? the ones that barret has

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